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  Gstaad  2006   Women's Grand Slam
21.06.2006 -  24.06.2006

GENERAL INFO

 
General Info General Info
  Click here for Event Regulations: WT/06

Please note that the time of the Preliminary Inquiry and Technical Meeting for Men's event (Main Draw) was modified on June 13.

Promoter National Federation
Sport Events Gstaad GmbH
Ruedi Kunz - Tournament Director
Claudia von Siebenthal
Postfach 377
3780 Gstaad/Switzerland

Phone 033 744 06 40
Mobile +41 793306430 (Ruedi Kunz)
Fax +41 33 744 06 42

info@beachworldtour.ch
www.beachworldtour.ch

Press Director: Adrian Wicky

Swiss Volley
Schwarztorstrasse 56
3000 Bern 14

President: Christoph Stern
Contact Person:
Roger Schnegg

Phone +41 31 387 37 53
Fax  +41 31 387 37 58

roger.schnegg@volleyball.ch
www.volleyball.ch

Map of the area (including the name of the closest aiport)

 

Closest airport: Geneva International Airport or Berne, Belp – Bern Airport

Transportation Main Draw: We pick up and return all main draw players from the airports Geneva, Berne, Basel and Zurich.
Qualification players: are picked up only from Geneva. Other transportations must be organized.

 

Host Broadcaster Venue
SRG SSR idée Suisse
Contact Person Karin Nussbaumer
Fernsehstrasse 1-4
8052 Zürich

Phone: +41 1 305 64 02
Fax: +41 1 305 64 29

Karin.nussbaumer@bus.srg.ch
info@srg-ssr-idee-suisse.ch
Village Gstaad, Center Court
Eisbahnareal
3780 Gstaad/Switzerland
 
Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel
Sport Events Gstaad GmbH
Postfach 377
3780 Gstaad/Switzerland

Phone +41 33 744 06 40
Fax +41 33 744 06 42

info@beachworldtour.ch
www.beachworldtour.ch
Five stars hotel
Grand Hotel Bellevue
3780 Gstaad
Phone +41 33 748 00 00
Fax +41 33 748 00 01
info@bellevue-gstaad.ch
www.bellevue-gstaad.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 150.-- / CHF 200.--

Four stars hotel
Arc-en-ciel
3780 Gstaad
Phone +41 33 748 43 43
Fax +41 33 748 43 53
arcenciel@gstaad.ch
www.arc-en-ciel.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 125.--

Steigenberger
3792 Saanen
Phone +41 33 748 64 64
Fax +41 33 748 64 66
gstaad@steigenberger.ch
www.steigenberger.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 125.--

Three stars hotel
Alpinelodge Gstaad
3780 Gstaad
Phone +41 33 748 41 51
Fax +41 33 748 41 52
info@alpinelodge.ch
www.alpinelodge.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 80.--

Hotel Alphorn
3780 Gstaad
Phone +41 33 748 45 45
Fax +41 33 748 45 46
office@gstaad-alphorn.ch
www.gstaad-alphorn.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 110.--

Hotel Boo
3792 Saanen
Phone +41 33 748 88 33
Fax +41 33 748 88 32
boofamily@bluewin.ch
www.hotelboo.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 90.--

Hotel Solsana
3792 Saanen
Phone +41 33 748 94 94
Fax +41 33 748 94 88
solsana@swissonline.ch
www.solsana.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 90.--

Hotel Spitzhorn
3792 Saanen
Phone +41 33 748 41 41
Fax +41 33 748 41 42
spitzhorn@gstaad.ch
www.gstaad.ch/spitzhorn
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 90.--

Other convenient accommodations:

Ferienhotel Lengnau
3778 Schönried
Phone +41 33 748 61 41
Fax +41 33 748 61 42
info@alpinelodge.ch
www.alpinelodge.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 30.--

Hotel Bahnhof
3777 Saanenmöser
Phone +41 33 744 15 06
Fax +41 33 744 72 88
info@hotelbahnhoefli.ch
www.hotelbahnhoefli.ch
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 70.--

Youth hostel SJH
3792 Saanen-Gstaad
Phone +41 33 744 13 43
Fax +41 33 744 55 42
saanen@youthhostel.ch
www.youthhostel.ch/saanen
Price per person, one night with breakfast CHF 28.--
Main Draw Teams Hotel
Women:
Hotel Gstaaderhof
Mr. Jost Huber
3780 Gstaad/Switzerland
Phone +41 33 748 63 63
Fax +41 33 748 63 60
gstaaderhof@gstaad.ch
www.gstaaderhof.ch

Men:
Hotel Bernerhof
Mr. Thomas Frei
3780 Gstaad/Switzerland
Phone +41 33 748 88 44
Fax +41 33 748 88 40
info@bernerhof-gstaad.ch
www.bernerhof-gstaad.ch
Event Schedule
Schedule of Women Event

June 19
Arrival of Qualification Tournament Teams
19:00 Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament teams at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)
20:00 Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)

June 20
Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw Teams
19:30 Preliminary Inquiry for Main Draw Teams at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)
20:30 Technical Meeting for Main Draw teams at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)




June 21

Main Draw
 







June 22

Main Draw




June 23

Main Draw

June 24
10:00 Semi-Finals 1
11:00 Semi-Finals 2
15:30 Bronze
16:30 Finals

June 25
Departure







Training courts available since: 18.06.2006
Total of competition courts: 6
Total of warm-up courts: 4

Note: the FIVB and the Promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accommodate media and TV’s needs

Schedule of Event Men








June 20

Arrival of Qualification Tournament Teams
18:30 Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)
19:30 Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)





June 21

Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw Teams
19:00 Preliminary Inquiry for Main Draw Teams at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)
20:00 Technical Meeting for Main Draw teams at the
Grand Hotel Bellevue (mandatory attendance)




June 22

Main Draw
 

June 23
Main Draw



June 24

Main Draw



June 25
09:30 Semi-Finals 1
11:00 Semi-Finals 2
13:00 Bronze
14:00 Finals

June 26
Departure

Training courts available since 18.06.2006
Total of competition courts: 6
Total of warm-up courts: 4

Note: the FIVB and the Promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accommodate media and TV’s needs
 

Useful Information
Tournaments' Side Events Kids-/Seniors Fun Tournament, Swiss Football Match – Party on Friday, Movie-Night, Beach Party on Friday / Saturday
Ticketing +41 33 744 06 40, info@beachworldtour.ch
Hospitality Package Costs per person/day

Simple Beach Package
- Covered seat on Center Court
- Flat rate for snack
(Mineral, coffee, tea, beer, snacks, croissants) CHF 79.00

Lunch Beach Package
- Covered seat on Center Court
- Flat rate for snack
(Mineral, coffee, tea, beer, snacks, croissants)
- Lunch, buffet
(Starter/main course/dessert/coffee) CHF 149.00

All in All Beach Package
- Covered seat on Center Court
- Flat rate for snack
(Mineral, coffee, tea, beer, snacks, croissants)
- Lunch, buffet
(Starter/main course/dessert/coffee)
- Dinner, 4 courses
(Starter/soup/main course/dessert/coffee) CHF 250.00

VIP-Badge in all three packages included. The number of persons must be announced at least 48 hours in advance. This is also the number that will be billed.  

Kids Camp We have a children service during the whole tournament.
Tentative TV Programming Live on Saturday and Sunday (final women and men)
Weather Conditions (based on last years' data for the same period) Minimum Temperature: 15º
Maximum Temperature: 32º
Sun Set:  07.30h
Sun Rise:  07.15h
GMT: +1  hour
50% humidity
Currency Swiss Francs CHF
Tourist Office Web Site www.gstaad.ch
Other recommended Hotels in the Area  
Popular Attraction Swiss Football Match - Party
Other useful information Timetable of train transportation (www.sbb.ch)